Texas State Technical College Harlingen

Texas State Technical College Harlingen

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Certificates And Associate
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciencesagricultural Business Technologybiological And Biomedical Sciencesbiology/Biological Sciencescomputer And Information Sciences And Support Servicescomputer Programming; Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications; Information Technologyeducationteacher Assistant/Aideengineeringengineeringengineering Technologies And Engineering-Related Fieldsbiomedical Technology; Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology; Construction Engineering Technology; Drafting And Design Technology; Electromechanical Technology; Telecommunications Technologyhealth Professions And Related Programsdental Hygiene; Dental Laboratory Technology; Health Information/Medical Records Technology; Medical/Clinical Assistant; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Surgical Technologymathematics And Statisticsmathematicsmechanic And Repair Technologies/Techniciansairframe Mechanics And Aircraft Maintenance Technology; Autobody/Collision And Repair Technology; Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology; Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation And Refrigeration Maintenance Technologypersonal And Culinary Servicesinstitutional Food Workersprecision Productiontool And Die Technology; Welding Technologyscience Technologies/Technicianschemical Technologyvisual And Performing Artscommercial And Advertising Art


Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred entrance
Required: high school transcript
Application deadline: rolling (freshmen), rolling (transfers)
Notification: continuous (freshmen), continuous (transfers)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • In-district tuitionN/A
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student feesNot Reported
    • Room and board *Not Reported
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNot Reported
    • Tuition pre-payment planNot Reported
    • Tuition payment plans offeredNot Reported
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionNot Reported

Student Body

Undergraduate Student Population
5,225 Undergraduate Students, 52% Women, 48% Men
Minority Breakdown
0.4% Black Or African American Non-Hispanic/Latino, 0.6% Asian, Non-Hispanic/Latino, 90% Hispanic/Latino, 0.1% American Indian Or Alaska Native, Non-Hispanic/Latino , 0.1% Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander, Non-Hispanic/Latino, 0.0% Two Or More Races, Non-Hispanic/Latino, 2% Race/Ethnicity Unknown
International Population
0.0% Representing 1 Other Country
Housing Info
5% Live On Campus

Campus Life

Men-Only, Women-Only, Disabled Students, Campus Housing Is University Owned
Student-Run Newspaper, Student Government Association, VICA (Vocational Industrial Clubs Of America), Business Professionals Of America
Most popular organizations
Student Government Association, VICA (Vocational Industrial Clubs Of America), Business Professionals Of America
Campus security
24-Hour Emergency Response Devices And Patrols, Late-Night Transport/Escort Service, Night Watchman For Housing Area
Student services
Health Clinic, Personal/Psychological Counseling, Women&Apos;S Center
Academic Programs
Special Study Options: Academic Remediation For Entering Students, Adult/Continuing Education Programs, Cooperative Education, Distance Learning, Double Majors, Internships, Part-Time Degree Program, Services For LD Students, Summer Session For Creditschool Calendar: Semesters


Intramural sports
Intramural Sports:Badminton M/W, Basketball M/W, Football M/W, Racquetball M/W, Soccer M/W, Softball M/W, Table Tennis M/W, Tennis M/W, Track And Field M/W, Volleyball M/W, Weight Lifting M/W


Total: 206Full-Time: 75% Full-Timestudent/Faculty Ratio: 19 :1

Financial Aid

Costs (2014&-15)
Tuition:state resident $2160 full-time, $90 per credit hour part-time; nonresident $6096 full-time, $254 per credit hour part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course level, course load, program, and student level. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course level, course load, program, and student level
Required fees:$1104 full-time, $46 per credit hour part-time, $552 per term part-time
Room and board:$4950; room only: $2175. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility
Payment plan:installment
Waivers:senior citizens and employees or children of employees

Financial Aid
Of all full-time matriculated undergraduates who enrolled in 2012,850 applied for aid, 827 were judged to have need, 568 had their need fully met. 144 Federal Work-Study jobs (averaging $2159). 31 state and other part-time jobs (averaging $3689)
In 2012,1 non-need-based awards were made
Average percent of need met:85%
Average financial aid package:$6056
Average need-based gift aid:$5497
Average non-need-based aid:$2500

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